Technical Project Manager - Web Development (m/f/d)

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PLAION - Munich

PLAION (formerly known as Koch Media) is an international media company with more than 2000 employees worldwide. As a leading and independent producer and marketer of digital entertainment products in Europe, the USA, Australia and Japan, our business areas include the production of films and games, the purchase and sale of film license rights, the distribution of digital media products and games publishing under the Deep Silver, Prime Matter and Ravenscourt game labels.

We are actively seeking a talented and experienced Technical Project Manager (m/f/d) to oversee and manage a wide variety of software projects focusing on Web Development (Websites, Webshops, Web Applications) from initiation throughout release, maintenance and transition.
You will have the chance to collaborate with internal as well as external software development teams, and stakeholders across different departments throughout the organisation.

This position is for both in Munich or fully remote within in a distributed team.
 

Your Tasks

  • Collaborate with Business Analysts to translate project requirements into tangible deliverables
  • Manage projects with top-down oversight throughout the entire execution to ensure success as defined by adherence to their respective requirements and delivered within the established constraints of scope, budget, quality and time.
  • Develop comprehensive project roadmaps that merge stakeholders’ and technical requirements with company’s strategic objectives
  • Monitor project progress continuously and provide detailed dashboards to track performance KPIs (e.g. team velocity, feature burndown charts, etc) and status reports on measurable items, such as milestones and deliverables to relevant stakeholders.
  • Communicate proactively with all involved project team members to provide encouragement, identify problems, create solutions, and implement efficiency improvements.
  • Conduct continuous risk analysis throughout the project, capturing the respective mitigations and contingencies strategies, as well as performing both quantitative and qualitative risk analysis where required.
  • Report regularly to the Lead Project Manager the status of the project, including risks or impediments, as well as a team assessment in regards to morale and performance.

Your Profile

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, computer science, project management or related field, or equivalent work experience
  • Experience in working with software development teams
  • Experienced in working in an agile/adaptive project management framework
  • Excellent communication skills in English, both written and verbal
  • Minimum 5 years management experience in the IT field, including development work and interactions with stakeholders
  • Experienced in working on Web Development projects (Websites, Webshops, Web Applications)
  • Experienced in using various scheduling tools (e.g. MS Project, MS Excel, Jira)

Pluses:

  • PMP Certification
  • Ability to speak German

What we offer

  • Employment in one of the most exciting industries in the world: the film and games industry
  • Partnership-oriented working atmosphere in a modern and broad-based media company
  • Wide range of training and development opportunities as part of our PLAION Academy
  • Company benefits such as employee events, fitness cooperation with Urban Sports, bicycle leasing, flexible working hours, 30 days vacation, company pension plan, free drinks, fresh fruit, etc.
  • Opportunity to share your passion for movies and games with colleagues
  • Opportunities to participate in team building events that may include travelling to the Headquarters in Munich, Germany or other locations

Do you want to be part of our success story? We look forward to receiving your application!

The more comprehensive your documents are to us, the better we can get a picture of you. You should upload at least one cover letter and your CV. Please prefer to use our online application form. If you have any further questions, please send an e-mail to jobs@plaion.com.



PLAION GmbH - Lochhamer Str. 9 - 82152 Planegg - www.plaion.de